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—Chuck D, Public Enemy

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The Black Candle

Produced and Directed by MK Asante | Narrated by Maya Angelou

The Black Candle

A landmark documentary celebrating the African-American experience, narrated by Maya Angelou, now airing on Starz TV.

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It’s Bigger Than Hip Hop

St. Martin's Press | Creative Non Fiction | MK Asante

It’s Bigger Than Hip Hop

The classic hip hop manifesto by MK Asante, now available in stores and on all major eReader devices.

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